I wasn’t a frequent blogger in 2014, but I did enjoy writing these. Here are my Top Ten blog posts from 2014 by views.
- 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks! My summary of my 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks and related articles. Sure I haven’t made much progress but I have organized it!
- Come out, come out wherever you are! The hunt for Ancestor #4: Georgia Eva Baxter’s parents. 52 Ancestors. Using the FAN approach to help figure out a mystery.
- 52 Ancestors: #1 Laura Cecile Donald All about great granny Laura.
- A Few Steps Closer to a Death Date and a Burial Place — 52 Ancestors: #6 Elizabeth Jane Wallace A little guessing and a little detective work gets me closer to my great great grandmother’s resting place.
- Returned not used: How I Almost Wasn’t If you assume your ancestor only shows up once in any given data collection you are probably missing something good.
- How Eight Children Ended Up Living Alone in 1930 They aren’t just records – they are stories.
- I think my great grandmother was a muse. 52 Ancestors: #3 Sarah Sudie Hamrick To understand someone’s life, you need to understand the life of the people around them.
- Tuesday’s Tip — Ask Ancestry Anne’s Top 20 Search Tips Need some help with Ancestry search? Here you go.
- How an Ancestry Shaky Leaf Solved My Marriage Problem: 52 Ancestors #2: Clara Ellen Hash Because why wouldn’t you go hundreds of miles over a mountain range to get married?
- Early Research. Sloppy Research. Lots of Questions. 52 Ancestors #5: Mary Elizabeth Gillespie Oh that nasty sloppy early research.
Anne, while you might not have been a frequent blogger in 2014, every time your posts showed up in my feed, I certainly jumped at the chance to read more. Best wishes for a happy and productive New Year!
Jacqi you are very kind. Happy New Year to you!
#10 early research is a broken link
Thanks for pointing that out. It has been fixed.